fiction

forthcoming: 2018-2019

    • Migration” — “From the Seas to the Stars” flash fiction contest winner, Deep Signal anthology, edited by Eric Olive
    • Gulp Review for Jacklebeer Burgers & More at Intergalactic Highway Rest Stop #698309 in the Dragonfruit Nebula” — Galaxy’s Edge
    • Erasure” — Toasted Cake (podcast narration, March 2019)
    • Fresh Dates” — Diabolical Plots (Sept. 2019)
    • The Little Empire of Lakelore” — Diabolical Plots (July 2019)
    • Bristling Skim” — Upper Rubber Boots anthology, Sharp & Sugar Tooth, edited by Octavia Cade (late 2018/early 2019)
    • Sunbasker” — Upper Rubber Boots anthology, Broad Knowledge: 35 Women Up To No Good, edited by Joanne Merriam (early 2019)
    • Swings and Suspension” — Pantheon
    • Caihong Juji” — ROBOT DINOSAURS
    • story — Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet
    • story — Lost & Found
    • story — Helios Quarterly Magazine
    • microfiction story — Martian

 

2018

    • Marshmallows” —
        • Clarkesworld read
        • Clarkesworld podcast, narrated by Kate Baker listen
    • Waves of Influence” —
        • Clarkesworld read
        • Clarkesworld podcast, narrated by Kate Baker listen
        • Translated into Vietnamese by Trà My as “LÀN SÓNG ẢNH HƯỞNG,” in SFVN (Tạp chí khoa học viễn tưởng Việt Nam) fanzine, edited by Long Nguyen, November 2018 read
    • Pendants of Precariousness” — Fireside buy / read
    • Before the Burst” — Fireside read
    • Ferromagnetism” —
        • Nature: Futures read
        • “The story behind the story” Future Conditional Blog post read
    • DNA exchange” —
        • Nature: Futures read
        • “The story behind the story” Future Conditional Blog post read
        • Translated into German, “Das Treueversprechen,” in Spektrum der Wissenschaft, September 2018 buy
    • Eyes that Linger” — Galaxy’s Edge buy
    • Pele’s Tears” — Issues in Earth Science read
    • The Astounding Life of Penny Wu” — Factor Four Magazine buy
    • The Weeping Bolo” —
          • Mad Scientist Journal anthology, Battling in All Her Finery, edited by Dawn Vogel and Jeremy Zimmerman buy
          • Dawn Vogel interviews me for “The Weeping Bolo,” Part 1 read
          • Dawn Vogel interviews me for “The Weeping Bolo,” Part 2 read
    • Missed Connections of the Cosmic Aluminum-Alloyed Kind” — Outlook Springs (Oct. 2018) buy
    • Twelve/Twelve” — Kraxon Magazine read
    • 20 mechanical catcalls hitting Meifeng square in the face on the streets of New York City in 2025” — Future Visions anthology, edited by Brian J. Walton buy
    • Okuritsuridashi” — Factor Four Magazine read
    • Path to Infinity” — Kasma SF read
    • Dilation” — drabble Helios Quarterly Magazine read
    • Celestial Crows’ Precipitation” — microstory read
    • Permafrost Thaw — microstory reprint in Little Blue Marble read

 

2017

    • Einstein Ring” — flash fiction buy
    • Bubblegum Botress” — Grievous Angel read
    • Suvu and Swashbuckling Love” —
        • Andromeda Spaceways, Issue #69, Dec. 2017, edited by Tom Dullemond buy
        • Selected for Andromeda Spaceways, 2017’s Best Stories
        • StarShipSofa (podcast)
        • Translated into Estonian by Talvike Mändla as “Tõlkejutt: Suvu ehk uljaspäine armastus,” in Reaktor, edited by Triin Loide, November 2018 read
    • Vishwajeet: Conquerer of the Universe” — Broken Eye Books anthology, Ride the Star Wind, edited by Scott Gable buy
    • Hanging with the Cockroach Lord” (Interactive Fiction) — Gathering Storm Magazine buy

 

Story Seed Vault stories
(Twitter-sized sci-fi microfiction inspired by real science)

    • Climate Change” — Story Seed Vault #138, July 27, 2018, read
    • Litter Hopscotch” — Story Seed Vault #130, June 12, 2018, read
    • Homebodies” — Story Seed Vault #126, May 17, 2018, read
    • Permafrost Thaw” — Story Seed Vault #122, April 30, 2018, read
    • Corvus Constellation” — Story Seed Vault #114, March 19, 2018, read
    • Food Craving Zap” — Story Seed Vault #109, February 14, 2018, read
    • Yamamoto” — Story Seed Vault #108, February 12, 2018, read
    • the singing parrot” — Story Seed Vault #99, January 19, 2018, read
    • Rudolph” — Story Seed Vault #90, December 23, 2017, read
    • Baby Shower” — Story Seed Vault #84, December 5, 2017, read
    • Dematerialize” — Story Seed Vault #80, November 23, 2017, read
    • The Icy Northwest Passage” — Story Seed Vault #71, October 27, 2017, read
    • Tardigrade” — Story Seed Vault #66, October 12, 2017, read
    • Towerrunning” — Story Seed Vault #47, August 19, 2017 read
    • Mammoth’s Mummified Brain” — Story Seed Vault #39, July 26, 2017 read

 

flash/nano-fiction challenge stories

    • Reindeer need gifts, too” — Chronicles, December 2018, 75 words read
    • Hanging between trinity and death” — Chronicles, November 2018, 84 words read
    • The Corporeal Voice” — Chronicles, October 2018, 74 words read
    • Operation: Hoop Codes” — Chronicles, September 2018, 74 words read
    • The Book of Shells” — Chronicles, August 2018, 74 words read
    • String Theory: Yanking the Chords” — Chronicles, July 2018, 75 words read
    • Tough (P)luck” — Chronicles, June 2018, 75 words read
    • The Invisible Hand” — Chronicles, May 2018, 75 words read
    • Manure Magnet” — Chronicles, April 2018, 75 words read
    • The Conversion of Mech-organic Worms” — Chronicles, March 2018, 75 words read
    • Radiant Nudge” — Chronicles, February 2018, 75 words read
    • From Sand to Glass and Glass to Sand” — Chronicles, January 2018, 75 words read
    • The Present Is the Present” — Chronicles, December 2017, 75 words read
    • Gunslinging Gallants in the Wild Underwater West” — Chronicles, November 2017, 75 words read
    • The Primordial Push” — Chronicles, October 2017, 75 words read
    • Thin-skinned” — Chronicles, October 2017, 300 words read
    • Tightfisted Networks and Cheap Facades” — Chronicles, September 2017, 75 words read
    • A Carnivore’s Scramble” — Chronicles, August 2017, 75 words read
    • Toy “Story Time” in Toy Land” — Chronicles, July 2017, 75 words read

 

Advertisements